J. Douglas Simpson has been writing stories since the third grade, but Great Big World is the first novel he’s completed that he’s truly happy with. Originally from New Jersey, he now resides in North Carolina. Currently, he’s hard at work on his first novel geared for adults, Maxim Ultra, a science fiction action adventure, while also planning out Volume 2 of the Great Big World series.
Fantasy, science fiction, and mystery collide in Great Big World: The Trouble with Dr. Beamo! This is the first in the Great Big World series and follows Jake Baker and his Greene Street Gumshoes as they seek to stop dark sorcerer Count Sugar Cain and his associate, Dr. Beamo, from taking over the Gumshoes' hometown of Avalon and, in turn, the world. For readers 10 and up.